Trey Morris, a senior at Meeker High School, was invited to play basketball at the International Sports Festival in Columbus, Ohio in July. He was one of ten players invited from Colorado to attend the USA Junior Nationals week long tournament. The team played a total of 13 games during the week, winning eight and finishing in the quarter finals. Along with Morris were Sam Lounsberry, Jeremy Sabo and Tim Wells, all of Eagle Valley High School; Garrett Miller of West High School in Pueblo; Gustavo Zavala of Durango High School; Lake Reed of Rocky Mountain High School in Ft. Collins; Allen Johnson of Belleview Christian of Westminster; Corey Adams of Dolores High School and Jason McClellan of Canon City High School.
A table was set with four place-settings representing the four branches of the military to honor those no longer with us, as part of the V.F.W. Ladies’ Auxiliary POW/MIA ceremony. Many local veterans also attended […]
MEEKER I New girls’ basketball coach Neil Joy did not win his first game but he said it was “the most exciting.” The Lady Cowboys lost in the first round but won their next two […]
Joseph Shimko, age 77, passed away on Sunday, April 11 of a heart attack. He was born Sept. 3, 1932, in Perth Amboy, N.J. After graduating in 1954 with a BS in engineering from Rutgers […]